• Ground Network Service Agent

    • Rozenburg (Schiphol), Netherlands
    • Senior Seconday Vocational level
    • € 2.000,- tot € 2.500,-
Ground Network Service Agent
 
Have you ever considered how a product ends up at a specific store? For example, look at a laptop; each part of a laptop is produced at different locations around the world. These different materials came together at one location where someone was able to build the entire laptop. The challenge Expeditors deals with is ‘how do all these pieces come together?’ and ‘how is this laptop eventually distributed to the right destinations?'.
 
Welcome to Expeditors International, the engine behind our international trade. As supply chain partner of top businesses around the world, we make sure that our customers can expand their businesses across borders. We transport the products that they produce with help of our 16,000 professionals in over 300 locations and provide the most strategic supply chain solutions. Ready to join us? 


Job description
 
Yearly, we distribute and transport tons of freight around the world. However, we do not own any vehicles. Therefore, we have professionals who link road transporters, airline companies and other chains together to ensure a proper flow of products globally. As Ground Network Service Agent, you will coordinate the road transport network. The transporters you will work with are constantly on the road to pick up and drop off freight at our customers and distribution centres. 
Your main responsibilities:
  • Understanding the ground network process and continuously searching for the most efficient way to work;
  • Handling supply chain data in a time efficient way and enter the data accurately into our operational systems;
  • Ensuring the execution of planned transports and requesting ad hoc transportations in the Expeditors system;
  • Preparing correct documentations for planned transports;
  • To receive, check and revise both incoming and outgoing freight;
  • To identify potential operational delays and capacity problems within the market.
 
Your profile:
  • A completed MBO-4 education, or similar;
  • Prepared to work evening shifts, weekend shifts and possibly during holidays;
  • Understands and uses certain computer programs (Excel, Word, Power Point and Outlook); 
  • Masters both English and Dutch language in speech and writing.
 
What do we offer?
 
  • You will be part of a professional, international, open and enthusiastic team and environment;
  • A workplace in an excellent modern office;
  • Together with you we will create a personal career development plan containing several training methods;
  • The chance to excel within our organization (nationally, regionally and/or globally);
  • 25 holidays based on a fulltime contract and 8% holiday fee;
  • A proper pension scheme;
  • Coverage of travel expenses;
  • The possibility to opt in on the Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
 
Interested?
 
If you are interested in this vacancy and meet the profile, we would like to invite you to apply for this position. 

We move quickly

After a positive interview at Bluewave Recruitment (our recruitment partner) there will be two follow-up interviews at our office (Expeditors). On average the full application process can take up to 2-4 weeks.


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We will contact you after assessing your application. After this there will be a conversation at our office. We will make an inventory of your wishes and see whether the vacancy is a good match. Is this the case? Then we will introduce you to our client. We will continue to guide you until the start of your first working day!
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